Conference to Plan Colonization Body
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Conference to Plan Colonization Body

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A conference for the purpose of creating an international organization to promote Jewish overseas colonization in countries presenting favorable conditions for large-scale Jewish settlement, will be held here July 21-23.

Sponsors of the so-called “Frailand movement” will meet at the conference to seek a common basis for operations and the creation of an international organization. Among the organizations participating will be the Jewish Territorial League of Poland; the Ligue de Colonization Juive, of France, and the League for Jewish Colonization of England.

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